News & Updates
Kelly Augustine officially playlisted & on the cover of the Tidal Rising: Folk/Country playlist.
the bluegrass situation
“Seeds of Hope” Song Premiere - Read & Listen
No depression Magazine
Augustine’s debut LP “Light in the Lowlands” was recommended on No Depression Magazine’s April 5th “Now Hear This” list.
Pop matters album premiere / interview
“Effortlessly navigating the resonant, crystalline warmth that emanates through her voice, she expertly narrates the tales” and “lends her honest life story to each of the songs with that rare sense of effortless authenticity.”
cowboys & indians magazine
“Album highlights include the poignant and pensive “Can’t Get Enough.” Heavy on Augustine’s distinctive clear vocals, acoustic strums, and bluesy electric guitar riffs, the song captures the relatable dilemma of doomed attractions…”
“Today Glide is excited to premiere “Thunder on the Mountain”, one of the standout tracks on “Light in the Lowlands.” The song is a twangy, Appalachian-tinged jammer that showcases both the musical prowess of the musicians in Augustine’s band, but also her own vocals…”
“…the album explores stories of darkness and salvation through poetic lyrics and an authentic command of a variety of Americana musical idioms. The album takes its deep grounding in folk themes and updates the songbook with today's stories.”
B SIDES AND BADLANDS
“folk newcomer Kelly Augustine unfolds a tale of one man’s addiction and the demise of a relationship ⏤ and how years later, he earned his redemption. “Second Chances,” premiering today, wades through the watery depths of the story with great reverence, and Augustine is as an angel come to earth to spread the good word”